The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had SQL Server Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Server Developer
UK / England
Rank 445 372 410
Rank change year-on-year
-73 +38
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 123 254 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.53% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.56% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 191 151
Median daily rate £360 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.98% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £60.62 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.62 £47.50
% change year-on-year
- +27.61%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
39610 45350 44481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.69% 95.07% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 26011 29610 27899
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1415 1523 1768
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £49.50 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

SQL Server Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured SQL Server Developer in the job title.

SQL Server Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

SQL Server Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server Developer across the England region.

SQL Server Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

SQL Server Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

SQL Server Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

SQL Server Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Developer across the England region.

SQL Server Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

SQL Server Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -15 63 £450 -5.26% 24
South East -9 18 £338 +0.74% 17
Yorkshire +8 17 £350 -7.89% 5
South West +5 12 £275 -21.42% 3
West Midlands -15 5 £325 +1.56% 2
North West +9 4 £355 +9.23% 8
East of England -13 3 £363 +9.43% 7
East Midlands +1 1 £300 +21.21% 8
SQL Server Developer
UK

SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, SQL Server Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring SQL Server Developer in the job title.

1 283 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 174 (61.48%) SQL
3 142 (50.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 138 (48.76%) .NET
5 117 (41.34%) C#
5 117 (41.34%) Microsoft
6 107 (37.81%) T-SQL
7 105 (37.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 85 (30.04%) Agile Software Development
9 83 (29.33%) Business Intelligence
10 82 (28.98%) Finance
11 73 (25.80%) SQL Server 2012
12 61 (21.55%) Data Warehouse
13 59 (20.85%) JavaScript
14 56 (19.79%) ETL
14 56 (19.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 53 (18.73%) SQL Server 2008
16 52 (18.37%) ASP.NET
17 40 (14.13%) Team Foundation Server
18 39 (13.78%) MVC
18 39 (13.78%) Banking
19 37 (13.07%) SQL Server 2014
20 36 (12.72%) MS Excel
21 34 (12.01%) Oracle
22 33 (11.66%) Migration
23 31 (10.95%) .NET Framework
24 29 (10.25%) HTML
25 27 (9.54%) ASP.NET MVC
26 26 (9.19%) WCF
27 25 (8.83%) Web Services

SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (6.01%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.12%) IIS
3 3 (1.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (1.06%) CMS
3 3 (1.06%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.71%) Confluence
4 2 (0.71%) GeoServer
5 1 (0.35%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 36 (12.72%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.77%) MS Office
3 3 (1.06%) SPSS
4 2 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (2.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.35%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.35%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.35%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.41%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (1.41%) IaaS
2 4 (1.41%) PaaS
3 3 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.71%) GitHub
4 2 (0.71%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.35%) Boomi
5 1 (0.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.06%) Intranet
2 2 (0.71%) Extranet
3 1 (0.35%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 283 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 142 (50.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 105 (37.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 73 (25.80%) SQL Server 2012
5 61 (21.55%) Data Warehouse
6 56 (19.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 53 (18.73%) SQL Server 2008
8 37 (13.07%) SQL Server 2014
9 20 (7.07%) SQL Server 2005
10 15 (5.30%) SQL Server 2016
11 14 (4.95%) Power BI
12 13 (4.59%) MS Access
13 11 (3.89%) Relational Database
14 10 (3.53%) Data Mart
14 10 (3.53%) DTS
15 9 (3.18%) SQL Server 2000
16 7 (2.47%) Data Mining
16 7 (2.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 6 (2.12%) BusinessObjects
18 5 (1.77%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 40 (14.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (6.71%) Visual Studio
3 16 (5.65%) Subversion
4 8 (2.83%) Git (software)
5 5 (1.77%) JIRA
5 5 (1.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (1.41%) WiX
7 3 (1.06%) Moq
7 3 (1.06%) NUnit
8 1 (0.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.35%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.35%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.35%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.35%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 82 (28.98%) Finance
2 39 (13.78%) Banking
3 14 (4.95%) Front Office
4 12 (4.24%) Marketing
5 11 (3.89%) Back Office
6 8 (2.83%) Investment Banking
6 8 (2.83%) Retail
7 7 (2.47%) Legal
8 5 (1.77%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.41%) General Ledger
9 4 (1.41%) Telecoms
10 3 (1.06%) Advertising
10 3 (1.06%) Electronics
10 3 (1.06%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.71%) Games
12 1 (0.35%) Local Government
12 1 (0.35%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (48.76%) .NET
2 52 (18.37%) ASP.NET
3 31 (10.95%) .NET Framework
4 29 (10.25%) HTML
5 27 (9.54%) ASP.NET MVC
6 26 (9.19%) WCF
7 25 (8.83%) Web Services
8 24 (8.48%) CSS
8 24 (8.48%) XML
9 21 (7.42%) AngularJS
9 21 (7.42%) jQuery
10 13 (4.59%) Ajax
11 12 (4.24%) Entity Framework
11 12 (4.24%) SOAP
12 10 (3.53%) XSLT
13 9 (3.18%) ASP.NET Web API
13 9 (3.18%) MDX
13 9 (3.18%) RESTful
13 9 (3.18%) XSD
14 7 (2.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.18%) Derivative
2 9 (3.18%) Fixed Income
3 8 (2.83%) Replication
4 7 (2.47%) Equities
5 6 (2.12%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (1.77%) NHS
7 4 (1.41%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.06%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.71%) Clustering
9 2 (0.71%) Fintech
9 2 (0.71%) FMCG
9 2 (0.71%) Reinsurance
10 1 (0.35%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.35%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.35%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.35%) iPad
10 1 (0.35%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.35%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 15 (5.30%) Windows
2 4 (1.41%) Linux
2 4 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (30.04%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (29.33%) Business Intelligence
3 56 (19.79%) ETL
4 39 (13.78%) MVC
5 33 (11.66%) Migration
6 21 (7.42%) Kimball Methodology
6 21 (7.42%) TDD
7 20 (7.07%) Performance Tuning
8 19 (6.71%) Data Modelling
9 18 (6.36%) Scrum
9 18 (6.36%) SDLC
10 15 (5.30%) Analytics
11 13 (4.59%) Data Analysis
12 12 (4.24%) Waterfall
12 12 (4.24%) Web Development
13 11 (3.89%) Inversion of Control
13 11 (3.89%) Workflow
14 10 (3.53%) Software Engineering
15 9 (3.18%) SOLID
16 8 (2.83%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 174 (61.48%) SQL
2 117 (41.34%) C#
3 107 (37.81%) T-SQL
4 59 (20.85%) JavaScript
5 23 (8.13%) VB.NET
6 21 (7.42%) VBA
7 16 (5.65%) PowerShell
8 14 (4.95%) PL/SQL
9 9 (3.18%) VB
10 7 (2.47%) VB6
11 6 (2.12%) Java
12 5 (1.77%) Python
13 4 (1.41%) R
14 3 (1.06%) C
14 3 (1.06%) PHP
14 3 (1.06%) Shell Script
14 3 (1.06%) VBScript
15 2 (0.71%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 2 (0.71%) Perl
16 1 (0.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (4.95%) Degree
2 6 (2.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.77%) MCITP
4 3 (1.06%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.06%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.71%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.89%) QA
2 4 (1.41%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.35%) Basel III
3 1 (0.35%) COREP
3 1 (0.35%) CRD IV
3 1 (0.35%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.35%) FINREP
3 1 (0.35%) HL7
3 1 (0.35%) IFRS
3 1 (0.35%) IFRS 9
3 1 (0.35%) MiFID
System Software
1 4 (1.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.35%) Data Guard
1 1 (0.35%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 117 (41.34%) Microsoft
2 34 (12.01%) Oracle
3 13 (4.59%) Tableau
4 10 (3.53%) Sybase
5 8 (2.83%) Xamarin
6 4 (1.41%) Cognos
6 4 (1.41%) SAP
7 3 (1.06%) Adobe
7 3 (1.06%) RedGate
7 3 (1.06%) Symantec
8 2 (0.71%) Bloomberg
8 2 (0.71%) Embarcadero
8 2 (0.71%) Google
8 2 (0.71%) Teradata
9 1 (0.35%) Dell
9 1 (0.35%) ESRI
9 1 (0.35%) Fidessa
9 1 (0.35%) Infragistics
9 1 (0.35%) Remedy
9 1 (0.35%) Talend
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